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Samuel Leichman VP of Finance

Sam joined Propeller Industries as an accomplished finance executive with over 20 years of experience. He is the leader of Propeller’s crypto practice and is passionate about providing strategic financial guidance to crypto and blockchain-related clients while also assisting them with the nuances of token accounting. Sam is not only enthusiastic to talk numbers, but is also inspired by the technology of his clients and the potential for it to grow further. 

Sam began his career in M&A investment banking and from there held several positions overseeing FP&A and operations. He ultimately found himself in the crypto/Web3 world when he joined Propeller in 2019. Since then he has continued to work with each of Propeller’s crypto clients and focuses on crypto finance product development. With his knowledge and previous experience with co-founding a startup, closing transactions, and overseeing businesses from concept to formation, he successfully helps his clients scale quickly and get a full financial picture of their crypto and fiat liquidity.  

Sam received his BA in Economics from Ohio Wesleyan University. He now lives in Sausalito with his wife Christina and enjoys sailing and mountain biking.